Current Exhibit

On a break…

Aloha, Gallery ‘Iolani will be closed for the summer, and will resume its regular hours for our upcoming show in September.  Stay tuned for the latest updates. Mahalo!

I Don’t Know How I Feel, But I Feel You

Opening Reception:  Friday, April 7, 4-7 p.m.  The exhibit features the work of Oʻahu based visual artists who are all connected in some way.  It is an exhibition, which considers our seemingly immediate and innate ability to connect with others without reason or understanding of how such a sensation is generated. It’s happened to everyone: … Continue Reading


Voyaging:  The Art of Wayfinding A selection of thalassic art from the Art in Public Places Collection of the Hawaiʻi State Foundation on Culture and the Arts. January 29 – March 5, 2017 Opening Reception:  Sunday, January 29, 2-4 p.m.   GALLERY IOLANI EVENTS Voyaging: The Art of Wayfinding, January 29-March 5, 2015   Sunday, … Continue Reading


Gallery ʻIolani will sell arts and crafts made by students and community members at our annual Christmas sale! Windward Community College December 9-11, 2016 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Confluence 4

October 18th-November 28th Opening reception:  Friday, October 28th, 4-7 p.m. Join us for Confluence 4, an exhibition of outstanding student work from studio art classes in ceramics, design, color theory, drawing, gallery design and management, painting, photography, screen printing and sculpture.


September 9 – October 3 Opening reception:  Friday, September 9, 4-7 p.m. October 1, Gallery is open 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. during Windward Hoʻolauleʻa. Showcasing art from two emerging art programs at WCC.     Atelier Hawaiʻi – Classical techniques of drawing and painting in the Realist Tradition developed in Europe during the 17th … Continue Reading

On Holiday…

On behalf of all of us here at the gallery we extend a huge mahalo for your support during the Fall 2016 semester. We hope you have a joyous and safe holiday season and we look forward to seeing you all in the Spring.


Exhibiting current works by the Hawaiʻi Glass Artists.

David Kuraoka

Presenting works in clay and bronze by Kauai native David Kuraoka, professor emeritus of art and former ceramics department head at San Francisco State University.  

A Christmas Fantasy

Our annual Christmas Art & Craft Sale December 11, 12, & 13, 2015 10 a.m. — 5 p.m.

Harue McVay: A Life Flowing

October 25 — November 25 This exhibit celebrates her life as an artist and the contributions she brought to the community through the inspiration of ceramic as a fine art medium. Artist Reception: Sunday, October 25, 2 — 4 p.m.